Become a Got to Be NC member

Thank you for your interest in membership with Got to Be NC. Membership is made by application to the North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services, and may only be claimed by qualified and approved producers or processors of North Carolina agricultural and food products. The Got to Be NC program is a business development initiative designed for companies that are working to grow and expand market share. It is not intended for the hobbyist.

Important: If the application is not complete, we will not be able to review. Answer all questions. Your answers feed our Find Local directory and database. The answers you provide in select fields will be served up on your profile page, make sure to spell and punctuate properly when filling out the application(this includes properly capitalizing your company name). Follow steps 1 – 3 below.

Step 1

Prospective members should review full membership criteria here. Without exceptions, admittance to the program requires meeting all criteria. Businesses that do not meet the criteria will not be accepted.

Step 2

Search the name of your business to confirm whether you are already in our database. For existing members looking to update their information, select your business name to be taken to the member update form. (For new members or current members not listed, your search returns zero results, and our site automatically takes you into the application, step 3)

Step 3

If you do not see your company listed in our member database, fill out and submit your application online via the form below. Note: For current members not listed, you are still members, please fill out the new member application. This is the most efficient way to update your company profile for the new Find Local database.